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 2020-01-17 19:01 

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Gauteng Safety MEC calls for calm in Alexandra after woman killed in a shootout between cops and suspected hijackers...

The Gauteng Department of Community Safety has called for calm in Alexandra after a woman was killed during a shootout between the police and suspected hijackers....

 2020-01-17 18:40 

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US woman jailed for killing husband with eye drops...

A South Carolina woman was on Thursday sentenced to 25 years in jail after she admitted poisoning her husband by putting eye drops in his drinking water....

 2020-01-17 18:36 

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Sixth alleged cop killer 'who forced officer into police van with his dead colleague' arrested...

A sixth suspect wanted for the murder of a constable in Coffee Bay appears in the Mqanduli Magistrate's Court over a month after a gang gunned him down and forced his colleague into the back of their police van with the dead officer....

 2020-01-17 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Gap pulls plug on Old Navy spinoff to focus on turning around sales...

Gap on Thursday scrapped its plan to spin-off Old Navy and said it would instead work to stem dropping sales....

 2020-01-17 17:59 

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WATCH | New footage emerges of 'Kyalami street brawl'...

New footage has emerged of the BMW street brawl that has left South Africans both puzzled and amused. Watch....

 2020-01-17 17:59 

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Teen arrested for allegedly killing fellow pupil outside North West school...

A 17-year-old female pupil has been arrested after she allegedly killed another pupil in Atamelang near Delareyville in the North West....

 2020-01-17 17:38 

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Your Saturday weather update: Strong winds to continue in Western Cape, severe thundershowers set for some provinces...

Hot conditions are expected on Saturday but they come with several hazards such as uncomfortable heat in some provinces, while the Western Cape will continue to be battered by strong gusts of wind, according to the South African Weather Service....

 2020-01-17 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Africa oil and power conference to focus on LNG, renewable energy...

This year's Africa Oil & Power forum will focus on the continent's transition towards renewable energy and gas exploration and production....

 2020-01-17 17:12 

Business Live

Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr to defend Donald Trump at trial...

The two are vocal about their support for Trump, and Dershowitz has been associated with accused sex offender and Trump friend, Jeffrey Epstein...

 2020-01-17 17:11 

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WATCH | Two Prasa stations closed indefinitely after mass vandalism...

Prasa releases footage of vandalised Metrorail and Shosholoza Meyl stations that have either been closed or had services suspended indefinitely due to vandalism....

 2020-01-17 17:08 

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Sisulu appoints Menzi Simelane and Mo Shaik as special advisers...

Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Menzi Simelane and former intelligence head Mo Shaik have been appointed as special advisers by Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu....

 2020-01-17 16:42 

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Firefighters battle Cape Town blaze amid blustering conditions...

Firefighters are battling a blaze in District Six where shacks are in danger if the flames aren't stopped soon, the City of Cape Town's fire services said on Friday afternoon....

 2020-01-17 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Cyber security firm McAfee hires new Chief Executive...

McAfee told Reuters on Thursday it has hired Peter Leav as its new Chief Executive,...

 2020-01-17 16:17 

Business Live

Stolen Klimt painting hidden in an ivy-covered wall in Italy...

The stolen Portrait of a Lady by Austria's Gustav Klimt had been missing for two decades...

 2020-01-17 16:17 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE boosted by rate cut and US-China deal...

The local bourse benefited from a surprise interest-rate cut, while progress in the US-China trade war supported global stocks...

 2020-01-17 15:46 

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Ahmed Kathrada Foundation endorses ANC stalwarts' support for Gordhan...

The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation endorses a statement by a group of ANC stalwarts who back Pravin Gordhan and expresses dismay at the attacks levelled at the Public Enterprises Minister....

 2020-01-17 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

New generation tech means business...

The International Consumer Electronics Show is the world's gathering place for innovators and technology companies....

 2020-01-17 15:24 

Business Live

Pravin Gordhan defends government's role in Eskom...

The minister says the government is within its rights to hold Eskom board members accountable — which is not the same as interfering...

 2020-01-17 15:11 

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Eyewitness claims Alexandra police opened fire on suspects after they had surrendered, killing bystander...

Samantha Mathane-Radebe was only married for a month when she was struck by a bullet....

 2020-01-17 15:09 

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WATCH | Gone with the wind! Capetonians hold on to street poles to save themselves from gusts...

Cape Town residents have been treated to wind of unspeakable proportions....

 2020-01-17 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Which company just hit $1 trillion? Google it...

As Google-parent Alphabet Inc became on Thursday the fourth US company to top a market value of more than $1 trillion....

 2020-01-17 14:29 

News24

Domestic workers fight for national minimum wage...

Domestic workers continue to fight for a national minimum wage. They are currently entitled to R15 an hour....

 2020-01-17 14:27 

Business Live

Iran ready to hand over downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine...

Iran is to grant a team of investigators from Iran and Canada access to the recorders...

 2020-01-17 14:27 

Business Live

Dube TradePort: a world-class industrial and commercial precinct...

SPONSORED | An introduction to the Dube TradePort special economic zone...

 2020-01-17 13:32 

Business Live

Boeing might find a buyer in China due to Trump's trade deal...

While Boeing is way behind Airbus in sales due to the MAX grounding, the new trade deal makes China obliged to buy more US products...

 2020-01-17 13:32 

Business Live

LETTER: Rethinking public sector pensions...

It is time to question whether public sector pension funds should be structured on a defined-benefit basis...

 2020-01-17 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Introducing Damelin Correspondence College's new programmes...

The new MICT SETA programmes are designed and developed to equip learners with the right set of skills to navigate the Information Technology and advertising fields....

 2020-01-17 13:15 

News24

After criticising the President, Ukraine PM offers to resign after leaked recording...

Ukraine's prime minister offered his resignation on Friday after audio was leaked of him questioning President Volodymyr Zelensky's grasp of economics, in the first major political test for the inexperienced leader....

 2020-01-17 13:03 

Business Report (IOL)

Trump to attend Davos forum amid impeachment, Iran concerns...

U.S. President Donald Trump will head to the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week....

 2020-01-17 12:52 

News24

N1 protests in Beaufort West end after pupils get their bus back... for now...

A free school bus service has hastily been provided for the children of Hillside in the Karoo town of Beaufort West after a protest by angry parents brought traffic to a standstill on the N1....

 2020-01-17 12:45 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: United States and China restart US-China trade talks...

Both countries signed a Phase One deal that would address some of the key issues in December as part of a trade war cease-fire....

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

Oil edges up but not likely to stay there due to poor China growth...

China's slowest annual growth rate in 29 years weighs on oil prices, as does Opec supply being expected to outweigh demand...

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

Cape Town wins global MBA crown...

A team of students at the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business has won the John Molson MBA International Case Competition...

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

Stepping stones to Tehran's dawn tragedy...

Pundits were poring over the videos, speculating on the crash that killed 176 innocent people...

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

LETTER: Less BEE (which has failed), and more EED...

Economic empowerment for the disadvantaged is what is needed and what will work...

 2020-01-17 12:36 

Business Live

SpaceX's final frontier before ferrying astronauts to the ISS...

SpaceX has to prove to Nasa that it can safely abort a mission if something goes wrong after take-off...

 2020-01-17 12:31 

News24

Maile calls for urgent meeting with City of Tshwane speaker over chaotic council meeting...

Gauteng Human Settlements, Urban Planning and Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile has called for an urgent meeting with the City of Tshwane speaker following the chaotic events that unfolded during a special council meeting....

 2020-01-17 12:31 

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SA's new refugee regulations could have been drafted by Trump, says activist...

Lawyers for Human Rights says South Africa's new refugee regulations, which forbid refugees and asylum seekers from engaging in any political activity, could easily have been drafted by the Trump administration....

 2020-01-17 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

South32 is cutting back on its outlook for SA Energy Coal...

South32, the Perth headquartered diversified mining company, yesterday said that it had revised its outlook for South Africa Energy Coal....

 2020-01-17 12:07 

Business Report (IOL)

Alistair Mokoena to head Google South Africa...

Google South Africa today announced that Alistair Mokoena will take up the role of country director....

 2020-01-17 12:04 

News24

Parents at Parktown Boys' school demand answers following death of pupil during a camp...

Parents and pupils at Parktown Boys' High School in Johannesburg are heartbroken after the death of a 13-year-old Grade 8 pupil during a water activity at an orientation camp....

 2020-01-17 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Fiat Chrysler and Foxconn plan Chinese electric vehicle joint venture...

Fiat Chrysler and the parent of iPhone assembler Foxconn plan to set up a joint venture to build electric cars and develop internet-connected vehicles....

 2020-01-17 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Fiat Chrysler and Foxconn plan Chinese electric vehicle joint venture...

Fiat Chrysler and the parent of iPhone assembler Foxconn plan to set up a joint venture to build electric cars and develop internet-connected vehicles....

 2020-01-17 11:41 

Business Live

JSE on track for sixth consecutive day of gains...

The local bourse benefited from a surprise interest rate cut, while progress in the US-China trade war supports global stocks...

 2020-01-17 11:32 

Business Report (IOL)

Load shedding and heavy downpours hurts Mr Price...

Mr Price, South Africa's fashion and home giant retailer said earlier today that load shedding and heavy downpours had weighed heavily on the business....

 2020-01-17 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

'Transition to cleaner energy mix will bring economic opportunities'...

The urgency of energy transition continues to be underestimated,...

 2020-01-17 11:19 

News24

Cape Town braces for 'extremely windy' weekend as strong gusts lash city, shut down Table Mountain cableway...

Cape Town is set for a windy weekend as strong gusts lash the city, forcing the closure of the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway....

 2020-01-17 11:13 

News24

Second person dies from SARS-linked virus in China: official...

A second person has died in China from a mysterious SARS-linked virus that has stricken dozens and appeared in two other Asian countries, officials said....

 2020-01-17 10:47 

Business Live

PODCAST | SA's consumer confidence is at a very low level...

FNB's CCI shows that consumers are generally pessimistic about the state of the economy...

 2020-01-17 10:47 

Business Live

Chinese data sends global shares to record highs...

Riskier assets are in demand as the Chinese growth data suggested the world's second-biggest economy was stabilising...

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